News at Our Hospital
HealthSouth Harmarville Rehabilitation Hospital hosted a presentation on Feb. 9 at the hospital, featuring ReWalk exoskeleton technology, a wearable robotic exoskeleton that provides powered hip and knee motion to enable individuals with spinal cord injury (SCI) to stand upright and walk.
Leechburg local Brendan Beck believes if you try, you can do anything. Beck, a former HealthSouth Harmarville Rehabilitation Hospital spinal cord injury patient, has experienced this firsthand as he continues to recover from a broken back that resulted in paralysis.
“Fourteen years later I don’t think I would have recovered if I hadn’t come to HealthSouth Harmarville,” said Tina Ratay.
The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association has issued its first guidelines on adult stroke rehabilitation calling for intensive, multidisciplinary treatment.
As a 52-year-old amputee, John believes he has what it takes to make it onto the hit show, “American Ninja Warrior,” where competitors attempt to complete challenging obstacle courses without falling off in the quest of winning the grand prize of $1M.
Scooter, a therapy cat, visits patients at HealthSouth Harmarville Rehabilitation Hospital.
HealthSouth Harmarville Rehabilitation Hospital is hosting its inaugural Determination Dash 5K Run/Walk on Sunday, Sept. 20 at 9 a.m.
Mark Van Volkenburg has been named chief executive officer of HealthSouth Harmarville Rehabilitation Hospital.
HealthSouth Harmarville is hosting its first 5k event called the Determination Dash. This event is open to runners of all abilities.
May is National Stroke Awareness Month and HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospitals of Pittsburgh is promoting awareness and educating the public on stroke prevention and the difference that rehabilitation can make in a patient’s recovery after stroke.